Conference Programme

New Lecture Theatre (NLT)
Upper Campus
University of Cape Town (UCT)
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Wednesday, 03 July 2019

09:00 – 10:30Registration (tea & coffee on arrival)
10:30 – 10:35Introductions
Richard van Huyssteen
Executive Director: ICTS
UCT
10:35 – 10:45Welcome
Dr Reno Morar
UCT
10:45 – 11:15The emerging cybersecurity legislative framework and obligations for organisations
Dr Kiru Pillay
South African Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services (DTPS)
11:15 – 12:00Craig Rosewarne
Wolfpack
12:00 – 13:00LUNCH
13:00 – 13:35Session chair: Roshan Harneker
Security as an Elusive Service
Maiendra Moodley
Government advisor
13:35 – 14:10Akhona Damane
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
14:10 – 14:45Hylton Brand
City of Cape Town
14:45 – 15:15TEA
15:15 – 15:45Platinum sponsor: Dimension Data
Dimension Data’s Global Threat Intelligence Report

Mauritz Grobler
15:45 – 16:30Peter Allwright
Horizon Forensics
16:30 – 16:45Closing remarks

Thursday, 04 July 2019

08:00 – 09:00Registration (tea & coffee on arrival)
09:00 – 09:05Welcome
Andre Le Roux
09:05 – 09:50Keynote address
Jisc’s Active Cyber Defence
Steve Kennett
JISC
09:50 – 10:20Basie Basson
University of Johannesburg
(pre-recorded presentation)
10:20 – 10:50Platinum sponsor: Cisco
10:50 – 11:20TEA
11:20 – 11:55Session chair: Penny Thompson
Are we ready to embrace the future of work?
Mervyn George
SAP
11:55 – 12:30Cyber resilience
Nadia Veeran-Patel
ContinuitySA
12:30 – 13:00Maxtec
13:00 – 14:00LUNCH
14:00 – 14:30Session chair: Ghamza Jacobs
Developing an IT cyber security strategy in a vacuum
Boeta Pretorius & Wilhelm Belkum
North-West University
14:30 – 15:00Jamiela Dawood
University of Cape Town
15:00 – 15:30Richard Hlalele
University of Johannesburg
15:30 – 16:00TEA
16:00 – 16:45Panel discussion
Topic & panel TBC
16:45 – 17:00Closing remarks

Friday, 05 July 2019

08:00 – 09:00Registration (tea & coffee on arrival)
09:00 – 09:05Welcome
Roshan Harneker
UCT
09:05 – 09:50Keynote address
Erdal Ozkaya
Standard Chartered Bank
09:50 – 10:20Platinum sponsor: Dimension Data
Multi- cloud security
Stephen Nel
10:20 – 10:50The Cybersecurity Capacity Centre for Southern Africa
Jacques Ophoff
UCT
10:50 – 11:20TEA
11:20 – 12:00Dominic Cull
Ellipsis
12:00 - 12:30Speaker & Topic TBC
12:30 – 13:00Conference closing
Penny Thompson
UCT
13:00 – 13:30LUNCH
13:30 – 15:30Cybersecurity SIG meeting
By invitation only